Webpages tagged with «Geology»

Seashells on a shelf.
Published Jan. 26, 2018 2:55 PM

In this guest lecture by Nathalia Brichet (Aarhus), we ask: What if future ethnographic museums were seen in light of Renaissance curiosity cabinets?

Small houses on rocky ground in Greenland.
Published Jan. 26, 2018 2:32 PM

Nathalia Sofie Brichet (Aarhus) will give a talk titled "The Discovery of Greenlandic Rubies".

Erosion and a sea stack at Orkney.
Published Dec. 4, 2017 1:56 PM

In Orkney, the sea is gradually reshaping the islands through erosion. Richard Irvine (Open University, Orkney) considers erosion as revelation and destruction, and explores how the arrival of Uranium on Orkney’s shores around 400 million years ago seeps into everyday life and reshapes identity.